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Ruth Aribel Freeman

Ruth Aribel Freeman

Female 1891 - 1981  (89 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ruth Aribel FreemanRuth Aribel Freeman was born 16 Dec 1891, Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa (daughter of Pressly Monroe Freeman and Mary Duff); died 10 Oct 1981, Amery, Polk Co., Wisconsin; was buried Oct 1981, Mt. Hope, Turtle Lake, Barron Co., Wisconsin.

    Ruth married Melvin Hillary Shortess 19 Feb 1916, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois. Melvin was born 27 Nov 1883, Shellsburg, Benton Co., Iowa; died 9 Dec 1956, Turtle Lake, Barron Co., Wisconsin; was buried 12 Dec 1956, Mt. Hope, Turtle Lake, Barron Co., Wisconsin. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Lucy Maribel Shortess was born 15 Apr 1917, Lakefield, Jackson Co., Minnesota; was christened 15 Jun 1930, Methodist Church, Centaria, Polk Co., Wisconsin; died 19 Sep 2010, Amery, Polk Co., Wisconsin; was buried 23 Sep 2010, Balsam Lutheran Cemetery, Amery, Polk Co., Wisconsin.
    2. Hazel Carolyn Shortess was born 27 Jan 1920, Centuria, Polk Co., Wisconsin; died 28 Aug 1923, Marengo, McHenry Co., Illinois; was buried 30 Aug 1923, Marengo, Marengo, McHenry Co., Illinois.
    3. Stephen Van Rensselear Shortess was born 12 Aug 1921, Harvard, McHenry Co., Illinois; died 18 Jul 2005, Turtle Lake, Barron Co., Wisconsin.
    4. Edna Bernice Shortess was born 29 Dec 1929, Centuria, Polk Co., Wisconsin; died 3 Aug 1982, Sumner, Pierce Co., Washington.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Pressly Monroe FreemanPressly Monroe Freeman was born 1860, West Union, Adams Co., Ohio (son of Joseph G. Freeman and Rebecca Ann Baldridge); died 21 May 1906, Sheridan, Sheridan Co., Wyoming; was buried May 1906, Municipal, Sheridan, Sheridan Co., Wyoming.

    Pressly married Mary Duff 13 Feb 1889, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois. Mary (daughter of Alexander Duff and Eleanor McCallum) was born 17 Jul 1862, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; died 2 May 1899, Stotts City, Lawrence Co., Missouri; was buried 6 May 1899, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary DuffMary Duff was born 17 Jul 1862, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois (daughter of Alexander Duff and Eleanor McCallum); died 2 May 1899, Stotts City, Lawrence Co., Missouri; was buried 6 May 1899, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    Children:
    1. Eleanor Rebecca Freeman was born 19 Jun 1890, Grand River, Decatur Co., Iowa; died 12 Jan 1962, Ft. Lauderdale, Broward Co., Florida; was buried 15 Jan 1962, Lauderdale Memorial Gardens (now Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Central), Ft. Lauderdale, Broward Co., Florida.
    2. 1. Ruth Aribel Freeman was born 16 Dec 1891, Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa; died 10 Oct 1981, Amery, Polk Co., Wisconsin; was buried Oct 1981, Mt. Hope, Turtle Lake, Barron Co., Wisconsin.
    3. Charles Freeman
    4. Eva Freeman


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Joseph G. Freeman

    Joseph married Rebecca Ann Baldridge 10 Feb 1859. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Rebecca Ann Baldridge
    Children:
    1. 2. Pressly Monroe Freeman was born 1860, West Union, Adams Co., Ohio; died 21 May 1906, Sheridan, Sheridan Co., Wyoming; was buried May 1906, Municipal, Sheridan, Sheridan Co., Wyoming.

  3. 6.  Alexander DuffAlexander Duff was born 30 Mar 1807, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 21 Apr 1807, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland (son of Robert Duff and Elizabeth Douglas, Immigrant); died 29 May 1885, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 30 May 1885, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.

    Alexander married Eleanor McCallum 4 Mar 1859, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois. Eleanor (daughter of James McCallum and Jane) was born 23 Apr 1826, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland; was christened 30 Apr 1826, Regent Place United Presbyterian Church, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland; died 1 Mar 1907, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; was buried 4 Mar 1907, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Eleanor McCallumEleanor McCallum was born 23 Apr 1826, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland; was christened 30 Apr 1826, Regent Place United Presbyterian Church, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland (daughter of James McCallum and Jane); died 1 Mar 1907, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; was buried 4 Mar 1907, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    Children:
    1. Ellen Duff was born 3 Mar 1860, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; died 27 Feb 1948, DeKalb, DeKalb Co., Illinois; was buried 29 Feb 1948, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    2. 3. Mary Duff was born 17 Jul 1862, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; died 2 May 1899, Stotts City, Lawrence Co., Missouri; was buried 6 May 1899, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    3. Jane Duff was born 5 Dec 1864, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; died 15 Feb 1929, Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 17 Feb 1929, Algonquin Cemetery, Algonquin, McHenry Co., Illinois.
    4. Lucy Duff was born 9 Mar 1867, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; died 5 Jun 1925, DeKalb, DeKalb Co., Illinois; was buried 7 Jun 1925, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Robert Duff was born 2 Jan 1771, Kindallachen, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 4 Jan 1771, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland (son of Thomas Duff and Isabel Robertson); died Abt 1832, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland.

    Robert married Elizabeth Douglas, Immigrant 29 Jan 1803, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland. Elizabeth (daughter of Alexander Douglas and Elizabeth (Elspeth) McLangan) was born 5 May 1777, Guay, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 11 May 1777, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 21 Apr 1873, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried Apr 1873, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Elizabeth Douglas, ImmigrantElizabeth Douglas, Immigrant was born 5 May 1777, Guay, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 11 May 1777, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland (daughter of Alexander Douglas and Elizabeth (Elspeth) McLangan); died 21 Apr 1873, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried Apr 1873, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    Children:
    1. Thomas Duff was born 1 Feb 1804, Kindallachen, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 6 Feb 1804, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.
    2. Helen Duff was born 6 Nov 1805, Kindallachen, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 11 Nov 1805, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.
    3. 6. Alexander Duff was born 30 Mar 1807, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 21 Apr 1807, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 29 May 1885, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 30 May 1885, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    4. Robert Duff was born 19 Jan 1809, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 7 Feb 1809, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 14 Jan 1893, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 17 Jan 1893, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    5. James Duff was born 14 Feb 1811, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 2 Mar 1811, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 5 Mar 1899, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 8 Mar 1899, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    6. John Duff, Immigrant was born 1 May 1813, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 1 May 1813, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 30 Apr 1901, Gilberts, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried 1 May 1901, Buena Vista Cemetery, Rutland Twp., Kane Co., Illinois.
    7. William Duff was born 14 Mar 1816, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened 25 Apr 1816, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 15 Feb 1906, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois; was buried Feb 1906, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.
    8. Daniel Duff was born 9 Jun 1818, Dowally, Perthshire, Scotland; was christened , Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland; died 9 Oct 1892, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; was buried 12 Oct 1892, Huntley, McHenry Co., Illinois.

  3. 14.  James McCallum

    James — Jane. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Jane
    Children:
    1. 7. Eleanor McCallum was born 23 Apr 1826, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland; was christened 30 Apr 1826, Regent Place United Presbyterian Church, Glasgow, Lanark Co., Scotland; died 1 Mar 1907, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; was buried 4 Mar 1907, West Dundee, Dundee, Kane Co., Illinois.


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